Energy summit to ensure sevenfold increase in Baltic offshore wind

The countries surrounding the Baltic Sea aim to multiply offshore wind energy generation ahead of 2030, according to a draft statement from an energy summit held in Copenhagen Tuesday, media reports. The EU Commission’s president is set to partake in the summit.

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With the Baltic Sea in focus, a group of European nations now mean to commence a grand build-out of offshore wind energy east of Danish island Bornholm.

This great push, which is meant to ensure a total capacity of 20 gigawatts (GW) by 2030, will launch during an energy summit held in Copenhagen Tuesday, with participation by representatives of Poland, Sweden, Finland, Germany, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, as well as European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.

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